Tractor Supply Brentwood, TN, USA
Apr 27, 2017
How awesome would it be to start your IT career in eCommerce? This entry-level or a bit more than entry-level position is responsible for analyzing and defining Enterprise Order Management, fulfillment, and Call Center systems, business processes, and user needs. This requires a good understanding of end to end processes across multiple applications such as IBM Websphere, Order Capture, IBM Sterling Order Management, and WMS Systems. **Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)** is the largest operator of retail farm and ranch stores in the United States. We currently have more than 1,600 TSC stores in 49 states and an e-commerce website at TractorSupply.com. We are a growth company and research indicates we have an opportunity to grow to 2,500 domestic Tractor Supply store locations. It is very exciting to be a part of this $6.78 billion organization. Information Systems Professionals who thrive on challenge and who earn their teammates' respect are discovering exciting new careers at Tractor Supply Company. Not only do we offer a bright future with a stable and growing company, Tractor Supply offers the opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic team that is growing professionally. With brand new offices for IT in Brentwood (Nashville) Tennessee, and new projects underway and planned, this is the time to check out Tractor Supply. As the largest operator of retail farm and ranch stores in the United States, we are dedicated to values that support the needs of those who live the life "out here". Tractor Supply Company offers a very attractive compensation and benefits package including medical (day-1), dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurances, matched 401(k), discounted stock purchase opportunity, holiday pay, vacation, personal and sick days and more. **Essential Duties and Responsibilities** + Performs and/or coordinates configuration changes for applications in the area of responsibility. + Defines, analyzes, and evaluates existing business functions and processes and makes recommendations to management on opportunities for process improvements. + Meets with business partners, project managers, and vendor partners to determine project scope and vision, set system goals, identify and resolve system issues, and lead prioritization of build items. Communicates changes, enhancements, and modifications to stakeholders so that issues and solutions are understood. + Leads design sessions in prototyping new systems for the purpose of enhancing business processes, operations, and information process flow; documents risks and identifies mitigation strategies. + Participates in the execution of test cases as part of the Quality Assurance process. + Translates conceptual user requirements into functional requirements in a clear manner that is comprehensible to developers/project team. This includes creating process models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to the team. + Reviews system design plans for reasonableness and fit with the business requirements. + Conducts research on software and hardware products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing efforts. + Provides orientation to end users for modifications to existing processes and new functionality. **Qualifications** + Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or MIS, or equivalent education and work experience. + 1 to 2+ years in Order Management Experience. + Experience in Retail is preferred. + Experience with software development lifecycle (SDLC) methodology. **Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Training/Systems** + Good knowledge and technical acumen in supporting IBM Order Management's modules such as Platform, DOM, Supply Collaboration, GIV, Catalog Management and Reverse Logistics. + Good knowledge of the IBM Order Management System (IBM Selling and Fulfillment Suite of Applications 9.1 & above) and the Call Center is preferred. + Good skills implementing the IBM Selling and Fulfillment Suite including system architecture design, application functionality and design, development, testing, and deployment. + Good knowledge of Java concepts such as Core Java, J2EE, RCP, Spring, Struts and mark up languages (XML, XSL,HTML). + Good knowledge of WebSphere and/or Weblogic application servers. + Good knowledge of integration technologies such as TIBCO, MQ Series, JMS,and WMB. + Good skills writing complex queries using Oracle and SQL. + Good ability to define the technical design for solution hardware and software, hardware and software configurations, product extensions, interfaces, etc. + Good ability to mitigate project risks. + Proficiency in MS Office Suite. + Good ability to work independently, work in a fast paced environment, and manage workload prioritization to deliver high quality work products on time with minimal direction. + Demonstrated collaboration skills with the ability to handle conflict and to work with a distributed team. + Good communication skills, both written and verbal. + Good critical thinking skills.